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Lethbridge Daily Herald, The (Newspaper) - May 16, 1908, Lethbridge, Alberta TEe Lethbridge Herald VOL I. LETHBRiDGE, ALIA., SATURDAY, MAY 16, 1908. NO. 133. OPPOSITION AIMS AT DISSOLUTION REASON FOR THE POLICY PURSUED AT OTTAWA Conservatives Trying to Force the Government to go the Country Some Supply Was Allowed to be Voted Manitoba Government is Bossing the Conservative Party at the Dominion Capital Just Now Ottawa, May boasting that they would never allow a dollar of supply to go through until thy Do- minion elections bill, or at all events the first clause was withdrawn, thfc Opposition relented today, and con- sented to quite a liberal measure of supply being passed. It is true that the estimates put through today were exclusively confined to public in Manitoba, but the concession fol lowing so closely upon the boasts and threats, came as a surprise to the House, which anticipated a renewal of hostilities today. The government today gave the Opposition an oppor- tunity to show the c-untry their in tentions and demonstrate whether; they to merely criticise the work of the administration or to de- liberately block the busimss of the country. This was done by moving the House into comujittee of supply to vote the money necessary to car- ry on public At a caucus in the morning, the Liberals discussed situation and decided the government had made a fair offer at a compromise and had gone as far as it could to meet the wishes on the part of the Opposition and at the same time preserve its own dignity. The efforts to obtain supply in the afternoon, were not ab- solutely barren of results, votes for public buildings in Manitoba, were asked from the House and while the Opposition allowed some go through they showed the greatest re- itriction and kept the drag through- >ut the sitting. The items offf-red for consideration were peculiarly fitted to em harass their compaign They were Manitoba items and the Conservative members irom that province appreciated the !act that they would not please the electors of Brandon or Winnipeg if they refused to vote money to build i postofiice there on the ground that they want', d to retain the Ilob'in- iiogers electoral lists. Therefore, they allowed some of the votes to go MORE MEN GO ON STRIKE All The Textile Mills Of Montreal Will be Tied Up MRS. GUINESS DEAD PART OF HEAD FOUND government to end the deadlock by an appeal to the country they will reap a tactical advantage. Tlu? government's position is cl.arly defined. So fur as the. elections bill is concerned they are taking the view that the concession offend by Sir Wilfrid Laurier, is as far as it i> possible to go without sacrificing the principles which underlie the affair and necessary electoral reform. The premier 1ms made it absolutely clear that suggestions of a reasonable kind will receive every consideration but so far the only response made to that invitation has an imperative demand on the part of the Opposi- tion for the" withdrawal of the first Montreal. May u mass ing of the textile workers Of Hoche- higu hist nijjht it wu.s derided I'hiru ii strike 5n Lloi'h mill the Dominion Textile Company on Monday morning. This move will tie up all Montreal mills and will add about men to the The mill closed today. FARMERS WON THE CASE AT MACLEOD .hrough. i clause and the elimination of other On Monday the Minister of Justice j important features of the bill. There ,vill put a draft of amendment of the. is no reason to believe that Mr. Bor- lection bill embodying the eompro- j di'n would favor a modi vivemli, uisf, the prime minister offered in 'iis speech early in the wx-ek. It will hen bo up to the Opposition to fin- ally declare its purpose. The battle will enter upon its itnge on Monday. Todav's armstice is most critical but the calm bvfore tne storm. It is impossible in in that, as in other matters of policy this session he has been overborne by the aggressive element in his party. The call for as-sistanc sent out by Mr. Roblin and others is another sig- nificant of the situation. It shows that the opposition to the ,f May bill is not Ottawa "but at e1Macle.oi! Jury Gave Verdict in Favor of !ssacon Bros, in Action Over Steam Plow MANY OF THE VICTIMS HAVE NOT BEEN IDENTIFIED Latest Discovery on Death Farm at Laporte, Indiana Mrs. Guiness Was a Native of Norway Sketch of the Woman's Early Career Her Father Was an Eccentric Man and Well Known in Norway Lu 1'orto, Tnd., May burial ast night of Andrew K. Helgelein narks the beginning of the final stage ii the Guiness farm mysteries as fur as human knowledge is concerned. The two 'more corpses, supposed to KIVU been those of Jennie Olson and y.c Bud burg have been partially iden- tified but to the identity of the re- maining bodies no clue exists. The Potts-re Field is most likely to be the ultimate resting place of these sevenil bodies. Yesterday witnessed two conclusive findings regarding the bodies unearthed. One by the dentist who bridged Mrs. Guiness' lower jaw with artificial teeth established that tho piece of jaw bone found in th'. ruins was from her skull. The other subscribed to by the three experts showed that the body found in the bnrnviird was that of Andrew Helge- it is announced, will begin to investi- gate the evidence gathered by Sher- iff Smutzer and Prosecutor Smith on Mondav. Christiana, May 1C. In addition to the facts previously pif-ntioned in these despatches that Mrs. Belle Guiness, who was the central figure in the La Porte murder mystery wan -daughter of Peter Paulson, a trav- elling conjuror and migieian and per- formed with her father at places in Norway. The Associated Press has gathered h'-re and at Tromlhjeni many additional details of her family his 'ory. II- r mother was regarded as i respectable woman. Her father wa.- a Swede of Gypsy origin. He was a clever illusionist and attracted large, rather than select audiences. JiHl. used to travel with the present st ite of things to fore- j und for the time being the respon.-i- cast tlie result, but it is, at all events ble duties of tlu> loader of His Majes- i certain that .what the Opposition are ty's opposition have been relegated now playing for is dissolution. They to a few reckless politicians in the believe that if they can force the j province of Manitoba. FARMERS WANT FERRY ON RIVER TORONTO'S LADY POLITICIAN Tho Secretary of the Hoard of Trade is in receipt 'of a" letter- -fruit. IT. "13. Miebach, asking that the Board use its efforts to grant the re- quest of about 200 residents of the lluntsvillc district for a ferry across the Itelly Ulvcr in the vicinity of the Father Vun Tighem's garden and vrllUT .1- 13 He has ten apple trees out in bloom, many of them Mossoms. being heavily laden He has cherry and plum trees out in bloom also. The lilacs are blooming profusely. Cur- cr Van Tighem is no longer an exper- iment but an accomplished fact. ranch. They claim that rant hushes give promise of an abun- this would be a very great conven-'dant crop. Fruit culture with Fath- icnce to a great number .of people who are now compelled to go a dis- tance of ten miles out of the way to cross by the bridge. They also feel that the construction of a ferry would result in a benefit to the city. The petition will come before Board of Trade nt their jn Toledo. Ohio: "Jolui Longhead is KILLED SELF London, Ont., May George Jones, of Rattle street received thy fol lowing telegram from the authorities meeting on Wednesday night. A CRAZY MAN r Pilot Mound, May Lal- dead here. Shot and kiMed wif.- an; sclf. Will you ink? charge oi the re Loughead belong-d U London and (Special to the Herald.) Colin wins another case, having 1 the verdict for his clients, on Brothers, in the suit Ameri- j Kngine Co. vs. Isaacson i Brothers. lawyers say great credit ;i.s due him for tho way hi- conducted jlho case. K.C., of ile- jgina., for the. pliiintilTs, rixjucsted that ;lhe judge take the case from the jury j as thure was not'HUllU-ieni evidence. Judge Sifton overruled this cotiten- itioji, however. In addressing the jury, both McKenziu and Macleod re- ferred to many legal '.similar coses. The methods by which the victims were put lo death will never b.- known and the identitly of the se- ven corpses is another puzzle. The extent to which Kay Lamphere shared in the secret of Mrs. Guiness is a third. The state insists that it. ha.- positive evidence against Lamphcrt and the defence positively states that the prisoner can not be proven guilty of setting tin.1 fire or having participat- ed in the murders. Thv grand jury. laughter, who was about six or eight years of age accompanied him. He is described as having been a brutal man and lavish with his money. Ik-lie Paulson was confirmed at Christiana and South Norway in 1875. Her family at that time lived lux- uriously. The girl's confirmation dress was ordered from Paris. Shortly af- terwards Paulson retired from busi- ness and invested his savings in a glassware business. His daughter re at Christiana, says, and in 1680 or 1890 married an in- company everywhere in the country and wus especially well known in Christiana during the epoch when the yearly fail km An old artist friend of Paulson's was found here today. His name 's Julius Bastell. He says he Paulson at Karlstad t in 1SC3 Pitulson was from thirty to thirty- four years old. Bastell says he was wonderfullv clever and the world's Bastell has not seen her since IdiW. Old Paulson is said to havu died last year at Nasvik from the ef- iecis of falling down a flight of stairs. It is reported that the daughter be- fore leaving Norway was a partici- pant in suit in the divorce court and that 'the case never has been finished MARRIED A CHINK Vancouver, May Lamc- a white woman of Vancouver >nn and Nip Sue a Chinese merchant of this city, were married yesterday af- ternoon at the rectory of St. Barnabas church by Rev. C. Houghton, of New Westminster. The wedding was the Iirst of the kind that has ever best imitator of bin Is. maili money from his exhibitions. mucn taken place in the city and has ex- His; cited considerable interest her.-. SURVIVED Whether She Could Sit in Parliament Toronto, Ont., May in L the report that she could not be nom-jom! lh mated for East Toronto, Miss iis lo Martin says the report is premature, but if she sees the prospect of getting enough votes and money to run her campaign she may enter the contest. If Miss Martin is nominated she jio-ntid out thai the tact that the i evidence shows that the engine was Isold us a ploughing engine and the fact that it was used otherwise is no matter if the did not come up lo the guarantee. Tlie case was prac til-ally uvo cases in one, and the jury was. to render etv-'h verdict separately a mages and the or not the LMI- was what, was guaranteed. Tho jury returni ing that the romj iLJ- DR. FLETCHER WAS ACQUITTED Toronto, Out., May -Pi L'lci- CHINAMAN On a Farm in New Jersey FINED The Chinaman, Yip Foon, who got Mattewan. -I., Sheppard. a farmer who H. lived about four miles south of his wife and a .servant named .Jenny verdict stat- .Bendy, were found dead in the farm i.v shall take the house today. It is believed thev operation and of murder in connec- with the death by blood poison-', trate for being so fond of 'ing of Jessie Could was acquitted by j information. The Chink strenuously 'n jury today. denied breaking the opening i ho box and breaking the key, saying that he went to the box to post a letter. the milkman, how- ever, told of seeing him break the glass and take out the key. .Toe Ten mint came along in time to see him C. B. AND HOME RULE back and thut Isaacson Bro- thers shall not b.' forced to pay the before leaving here i to have re- attempted suicide last night by shoot- ing himseU with a revolver. After having shot himself Lallor cut part of his tongue out with a knife. It is believed lhat his mind was derang- ed. No hope is held out for his re- covery. ler, a wel known citizen of this place, "If she leaves she won't live and I won't live either." NURSE KILLED London, Ont., May unnerved when she saw the train ap- proaching the carriage, in which she was crossing the railway tracks at Eg- erton St. last night, Miss Sarah Row- jet, nurse in Victoria Hospital, jump- id out, falling directly in front of the engine and was mangled to death. The other occupants of the carriage, Charles Cowan and Miss Sutherland, another, nurse, escaped will run against T. R. Whiteside, straight Conservative in the new seat for Toronto East, Alderman Joseph Russell, independent and Dr. Bryan Liberal. There is no provision in the- statutes against women being j lecU-d but women have no vote in rovincial elections. Miss Martin ays there may be danger in her rlec- ion being upset on the ground that ie law implies women should not elected when it prevents her from oting. notes but must the costs of the murdered. An infant, still abvo, buf badly injured, was found he bodies. Touching Story, Giving Evidence of His Interest in the Causi, Told London. May today's "The Nation." John Redmond tells a touch- struggling with the key and break it ing story of the late Sir HVnry ,wilh -stick- He the Chirik hc rmtipbeYl-Bnimeniian's det .rminatioa into trouble he dirt not leave the fire alarm box alone. Both declared the Chink had no letter. SERVEp HIM RIGHT Toronto, Ont.. May MiUione, found guilty of slashing Minnie Lapello with a razor has been sentenced to five years in the peni- tentiary. IRISHMEN KEEP AWAY FROM CANADA BECAUSE IT IS BRITISH LIFE SENTENCE GIVEN TO IS THAT SO? Toronto, Ont., May he Baptist laymen last night on "The Building of ;i New National Life." D. Thompson, K. C.. said the Can- adians lacked culture. FIRE AT MACLEOD (Special to the Herald.) Maclcod, May mornin at the early hour of 2.15 o'clock, fin wns discovered in Kirby's bakeshop Mr. Kirby had just finished baking The fire, brigade arrived in throe min ntes. The building and Contents wer to the extent of Montreal, May LogueJsaid a word about it. The whole thin tho Primate of all Ireland arrived this j was fnbricatod by reporters in New morning from Niagara Fails and was I York who wanted to make a s. nsn- pivcn loyal by local Roman tion. Catholics. Regarding home rule, he siid he always had and always would u pronounced advocate of that. There could never be any real pros- perity for Ireland until she. obtained home ruleT Uo-psirdinp the attitude' of the pres- nit Liberal party towards the Irish question, Cfirdinal Logue said that BASEBALL RESULTS NORTHERN LEAGUE: At R.H.E. TO BLOW UP STREET CARS le visited the House of Commons Sir Kenry told Mr. Red- mrnd that it was his intention him- self to wind up the approaching home rule debates. The next day the pre- mier was stricken with the illness that proved fatal. The debate was fixed for February and as Mr. Birrell. clii f secretary for Ireland was also indisposed. Mr. tlie rails ih-> Iwire Chief o{ Police K- bier was struck by aims to give the public the best of and accommodation and the. 0.4 3 3.0.0 ;1f( manoenvers notice At St. Lo St. Louis Boston At I now Sns'.ru< Cincinnati .....................2. 8.2j tjons alui rules will be issued ew York servicr all night Hernhl regrets that by uring th< vessels until j name of the Union Hotel in yes understood that j we did him an injustice. invesliuMl ion of these dis-1 can say quite freely used and many were slightly injured. The cars are being stopped on all sections oi the city by the slrikt rs and their friends. A Payne Ave. car was derailed by a rail thrown across the were dragged from the car and as- isanlted. The niotorman's scalp was laid op n. On F.ast oth Street a mob fifty men tore up the car tracks mid traffic WMS stepped. For the most put penple walked to their places oi business ibis morning. Luring the first hour or two after ithc inauguration of the strike there, was littl- trouble. Tt was not wnti! stone hurled at the police by a 7 that any semblance of a strike sympathizer. An effort to move; the cars from the b-trns; ______ was oppos-d by the The men the cars from the Lakeview barn NO FIGHT WITH SQUIRES Dublin. May negotiations corning llie torpedo craft. own experience that the Union is one tlv best hotels in the province and credit to Mr. Dobbs and to Taber. that" from our rrfusetl to and a crowd collect-; for a ootween Tommy Burns th.- The police, headed by tlv chief were rushed to the barns. In the melee stones and clubs heavy weight champion and Squires, the Australian pugilist have ;